Food Assistance

Emergency food: We provide emergency support for individuals and families living in Wilmot and Wellesley Townships. For more information or urgent assistance, please contact Cheryl at our office.


  • Open Mondays 12:30 – 4 p.m., Tuesdays & Thursdays 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Requests for food hampers will be taken at any time during the week for pick up when the food bank is open.
  • All requests remain confidential.
  • In urgent need, one-day emergency hampers are available Wednesdays and Fridays to last until the next full hamper day.

Most needed food items at the Food Bank as of August 1, 2019: 

  • Peanut butter
  • Potatoes – 5&10 lb bags
  • Pasta sauce
  • Cereal
  • Canned fruits & vegetables
  • School snacks – 100% juice boxes, apple sauce and fruit cups
  • Granola bars

Lunch Crunch: Parents can pick up a selection of produce for their school-age children distributed weekly at two different locations from September to June!
Each week, servings amount to three per day for five days for each school-age child in the family.
Call Wilmot Family Resource Centre (519-662-2731) to see if your family qualifies.  (Family income must fall within a low-income level based on family size).